About Dr. Lentz

Lentz Leadership Consulting LLC helps healthcare executives be recognized and perform as a key member of the leadership team, utilize your deep understanding of clinical care to maximize quality, safety and satisfaction, and increase your technical skills and political influence.




Healthcare Experience:

I have coached numerious C-suite executives, including hospital CEOs, chief nursing officers and physicians. Clients include Karmanos Cancer Institute, Oakwood Health Care System, Henry Ford Macomb Hospital, Munson Medical Center, St. Mary's Healthcare, St. Joseph Mercy Oakland, Catholic Healthcare Partners, The Mayo Clinic, Trinity Healthcare System, physicians with the Health Alliance Plan, and the University of Michigan Surgery Leadership Development Program.  


Professional Experience:

After receiving my Ph.D. from The University of Michigan, I began my career with General Motors in the organization development department in 1983. With over 30 years in business, my background combines real world executive experience with a strong track record of success that includes leading the coaching practice at a global HR consulting company and as the health care practice lead for another global organization.  


Education, Speaking and International Work

  • The Unversity of Michigan, Ph.D. Interdisciplinary program in psychology, sociology and business
  • The University of Michigan, M.A., Educational Psychology
  • Author of numerous articles on leadership and transforming health care and speaker at national and international conferences
  • Taught a leadership course in Chaing Mai Thailand and another course on Culture, Climate and Communication at Assumption University in Bangkok Thailand





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